View of Niagara Falls, New York

Object Number: 
1950.394a
Date: 
1884 [1871]
Medium: 
Black ink and graphite on paper
Dimensions: 
Overall: 10 3/4 x 15 in. ( 27.3 x 38.1 cm )
Marks: 
signature and date: lower left: "Wm. R. Miller, 1871, 1886" inscription: upper: "No [blank] 1000 Gems/"Niagra Falls, Point View"/As arranged July 23d 1871/Outlined from Pencil Tracing Augt 4th 1886/12 x 8"
Inscriptions: 
Signed and inscribed at lower left inside image in black ink: "Wm. R. Miller. 1871. 1886."; inscribed at lower right inside image: "no."; at upper center outside image in black ink over graphite: "No 1000 Gems. / 'Niagara Falls, Point View' / As arranged July 23d 1871 / Outlined from Pencil Tracing Augt 4th 1886 / 12 x 8"
Description: 
Landscape
Gallery Label: 
Intended for the 1,000 Gems of American landscape.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Grace Miller Carlock, granddaughter of the artist
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group